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PHUKET


PHUKET is Thailand´s largest island connected to the land by a bridge. It is situated in the Andaman sea. It consists of 1 large and 39 small islands. The island is mostly mountainous; only on the western coast you can see beautiful sandy beaches which are nowadays very popular among tourists. The most of the Phuket´s income is derived from the tourism and rubber plantations. In 2004 Phuket was destroyed by a disastrous tsunami; 5300 people were killed. All buildings and other attractions are now restored.

Phuket is blessed with magnificent coves and bays palm, white beaches, smaller surrounding islands, hospitable people and seafood, beatiful Sino-Portuguese architecture, numerous sporting, a lush tropical landscape, Patons, Kata, Karon, Kamada and Nai Haru are the most famous beaches, Phuket is ideal for sailing,diving and all kinds of sport and entertainment, you can also take a trip with a submarine to discover a betiful underwater life, Patons Beach is the best for visit and for the night entertainment, massive number of restaurants, pub, bars, tour and travel agencies, a lifestyle shopping complex, live music evrywhere, famous bay and long beaches, Thalang district was the original centre of Phuket province, National Museum who was opened to Commemorates of the local heroines, Marine Biological Research centre, Royal Phuket Marina.

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